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Oklahoma works to shore up unemployment fund to avoid automatic business tax increase

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Oklahoma is working to ensure its Unemployment Insurance (UI) Trust Fund stays over a certain threshold to avoid tax increases on businesses after jobless claims surged throughout the state, creating payouts in 2020 that were more than the previous 10 years combined.

Small Wyoming businesses get leg up with new, CARES funded ecommerce marketplace

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(The Center Square) - Wyoming small businesses have another outlet for goods thanks to a new e-commerce marketplace developed by the Wyoming Small Business Development Center (SBDC).

Called shopwyoming.com, the platform is open to any Wyoming retailer who is a client of the Wyoming SBDC Network.

Economic toll of multiple winter storms could result in billions of dollars in property, agricultural damage

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Multiple winter storms are bringing snow, ice and dangerously cold temperatures as more than 100 million Americans are under a winter weather advisory, according to the National Weather Service.